- the long hair growing from the top or sides of the neck of certain animals, as the horse or lion
- long, thick human hair
Origin of maneMiddle English ; from Old English manu, akin to German mähne ; from Indo-European an unverified form mono-, neck (from source Sanskrit mányā, nape of the neck, Welsh mwn, neck), probably ; from base an unverified form men-, to project from source menace
- The long hair along the top and sides of the neck of certain mammals, such as a horse or a male lion.
- A long thick growth of hair on a person's head.
Origin of maneMiddle English, from Old English manu.